Best OM Paper in Management Science

2020 Winner(s)

Winning material: Omnichannel Retail Operations with Buy-Online-and-Pick-up-in- Store

2020 Winner(s)

Winning material: Dynamic Pricing in the Presence of Social Learning and Strategic Consumers

Purpose of the Award

Starting 2013, the award is given to the manuscript judged to be most deserving for its contribution to the theory and practice of operations management among all operations papers published in the past 3 years at Management Science. For each award, finalists were selected from among a set of nominated papers by the editorial board of Management Science, and the winners were selected by a vote of the society members.


Past Awardees

2020 Winner(s)
Fei Gao Xuanming Su, University of California - Berkeley, Haas School of Business
Yiangos Papanastasiou, University of California Berkeley, Haas School of Business
Nicos Savva , London Business School
2020 Finalist
David R. Bell Santiago Gallino Antonio Moreno, Harvard Business School
2019 Winner(s)
Maxime C. Cohen Ruben Lobel, Airbnb
Georgia Perakis, MIT/ Sloan School of Management
2019 Finalist
Xuanming Su, University of California - Berkeley, Haas School of Business
2018 Winner(s)
Song-Hee Kim, USC
Carri W. Chan, Columbia University Marcelo Olivares Gabriel Escobar, Kaiser Permanente Northern California
2018 Finalist
Omar Besbes, Columbia University Ilan Lobel, New York University
Ludwig Kuntz Roman Mennicken Stefan Scholtes, University of Cambridge, Judge Business School
2017 Winner(s)
Guillermo Gallego, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Ming Hu, University of Toronto
Jun Li, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania Nelson Granados Serguei Netessine, INSEAD